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NCJ Number: 118765 Find in a Library
Title: Questions and Answers: State and Local Assistance for Narcotics Control
Corporate Author: Bureau of Justice Assistance
US Dept of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
United States of America
Date Published: 1987
Page Count: 29
Sponsoring Agency: Bureau of Justice Assistance
Washington, DC 20531
National Institute of Justice/
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Document: PDF
Type: Program/Project Description
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: One of two major grant programs administered by the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA), the State and Local Assistance for Narcotics Control Program (Anti-Drug Abuse Act of 1986) provides subsidies to State and local criminal justice agencies to fund programs which improve the apprehension, prosecution, adjudication, detention, and rehabilitation of drug offenders.
Abstract: In a question and answer format taken from actual questions received by the BJA, the implementation and administration of the program is described. The purpose areas of the Formula Grant Program are outlined followed by an explanation of the guidelines available. Fund allocation, administration of the program, State application procedures, the matching requirement, and reporting procedures are covered. Similar issues relating to the Discretionary Grant Program are also described.
Main Term(s): Drug law enforcement
Index Term(s): Anti-drug Abuse Act of 1986; Drug eradication programs
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